Miranda Dickinson has always had a head full of stories. From an early age she dreamed of writing a book that would make the heady heights of Kingswinford Library and today she is a bestselling author. She began to write in earnest when a friend gave her The World's Slowest PC, and has subsequently written the bestselling novels Fairytale of New York, Welcome to My World, It Started With a Kiss, When I Fall in Love, Take A Look At Me Now, I'll Take New York and A Parcel for Anna Browne. Miranda lives with her husband Bob and daughter Flo in Dudley.
Miranda Dickinson's new novel Searching for a Silver Lining is a funny, warm and life-affirming story of lost friends, forgotten secrets and second chances. We've got an exclusive extract for you to read right now.
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Spend a fabulous night in with bestselling authors Miranda Dickinson, Rebecca Chance and Karen Swan.
Writer's Block. 2 small words that can strike fear in to the most accomplished authors. So what do you do when you feel like you've hit a wall? We asked Sunday Times bestselling author Miranda Dickinson for her top tips on beating the Block.
It's the moment every author dreams of - holding a physicial copy of their book. So we sent Sunday Times bestselling author Miranda Dickinson to the printers so she could watch her seventh novel A Parcel for Anna Browne as it was printed hot off the press! Blogger at ...
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Hi lovelies! I've almost finished checking the page proofs for Somewhere Beyond the Sea - the pile o...
by @MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 2 days ago
LOOK lovelies! I've just had the page proofs for Somewhere Beyond the Sea and my ninth novel is begi...
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Only TWO tickets left at the special price, lovelies! Don't miss your chance to hang out with me, Ju...
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I have only 5 tickets left for WriteFoxy, so I'm offering them at a special reduced price of £80 (sa...
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Look, lovelies! Here's my sparkly book trailer for Christmas in St Ives! (Make sure you turn the sou...
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MirandaWrites 57 – Almost here! - one month ago
With less than a week to go until my Christmas novella, Christmas in St Ives, is published, my latest vlog gives you the lowdown on the story, setting and characters you'll meet in the book... Continue reading →
My BIG, SPARKLY Secret is out! - 2 months ago
I have been waiting to tell you this for ages – and it’s finally time! Here it is: my big, exciting sparkly secret… IT’S A CHRISTMAS NOVELLA! CHRISTMAS IN ST IVES is published as an ebook on 19th October but you can … Continue reading →
WriteFoxy: A New Spin on Book Terms - 2 months ago
I’ve had enough of beating myself up as a writer. I don’t know about you, but the constant lurching between confidence and doubt is exhausting. I think I’ve conquered it and then, right in the middle of writing a new … Continue reading →
HERE IT IS! My Book 9 NEWS! - 5 months ago
I know it’s been a long wait, but I’m SO very excited to finally bring you the title and details for my ninth novel! The title will be… Ta-daaaaaa! And you can preorder Somewhere Beyond the Sea HERE… As many of you … Continue reading →
Finished! Woo-hoo! - 6 months ago
Just a quick post to let you know that I’ve FINISHED writing the first draft of my new book! Woo-hoo! (In case the word count is confusing, I have a scene after THE END in this document that I’ve now … Continue reading →
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